Carnegie Mellon University


Open House 2015 Schedule

March 26-28th

Thursday, March 26, 2015

10:00 am - 6:00 pm                Students arrive in Pittsburgh (Wyndham University Center, Oakland)

6:30 pm                                 Depart for dinner at Church Brew Works

                                             Prof. Przybycien and current students will meet visitors in the hotel lobby

7:00 – 9:00 pm                      Welcome Dinner with Faculty and Current Graduate Students at Church Brew Works                                  

                                             3525 Liberty Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15201


Friday, March 27, 2015

Please take everything needed for the entire morning/afternoon with you in the morning prior to leaving the hotel

8:30 am                                 Minibus picks up visiting students at Wyndham and departs for CMU
                                             Prof. Przybycien will meet visitors in the lobby at the Wyndham
                                             1st Floor 1102 Conference Room, Doherty Hall

8:30 – 9:00 am                      Continental Breakfast on campus 

9:00 – 12:00 pm                    Department Research Area Overview

12:00 – 1:30 pm                    Lunch with Current Graduate Students – Schatz Dining Room

1:30 – 4:00 pm                      Individual Faculty Meetings

4:00 – 4:30 pm                      Tours of Chemical Engineering laboratories and space – Doherty Hall

4:30 pm                                Department Reception - DH A209 (optional)
                                            Minibus shuttle available to transport people back to Wyndham

6:00 pm                                Minibus departs CMU (Frew St. at Hunt Library), stops at Wyndham,
                                            then to dinner at Lidia’s

6:30 pm                                Dinner with Current Graduate Students at Lidia’s Pittsburgh
                                            1400 Smallman Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222

9:00 pm – 1:00 am                Department Celebration at Arsenal Lanes
                                            212 44th Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15201
                                            There will be continuous minibus shuttle service between Wyndham,
                                            CMU, and Arsenal Lanes.

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Please remember to check out of the hotel prior to departing for brunch

10:00 am                             Brunch at The Porch at Schenley
                                           Current students to meet visitors in the hotel lobby.
                                           Please check out of Wyndham prior to brunch.
                                           If you are leaving in the afternoon, the hotel can arrange to hold your
                                           luggage for you until you return.

10:00 – 11:30 am                 Apartment Tours – Depart from brunch for apartment tours

*Please note: Car service to the airport has already been arranged for visitors who have return flights from Pittsburgh.  If there are any changes to your return schedule, please contact First Class Limo at (412) 462-8000